Glow Wire Testing
Determine your product Glow Wire Flammability Index (GWFI) or confirm compliance with the standards.
Many standards require that an insulator in contact with current carrying conductors must comply with a Glow Wire Flammability Index (GWFI) as part of the overall product approval.
Purchasing vendor rated parts without an agency approval can be somewhat risky especially since the GWFI has many temperature ratings. You could buy a part where the vendor cites a GWFI but fails to note the temperature. Testing may find that your need for a 750 C rated part fails because the component you selected is 550 C.
We can help you determine your needs and provide Glow Wire Testing to give you the assurance.
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The Trust Factor
We can help. Getting approvals for your products can be frustrating, but it doesn’t have to be. Washington Laboratories, Ltd. specializes in testing and engineering for product compliance, and in technical advisory services for design review and troubleshooting for the electronics community. We are an authority on EMI/EMC, safety and product compliance, and we have an amazing success rate — thousands of approvals for a broad range of clients.
The staff at WLL is committed to providing you with solutions to complex electromagnetic design and compliance problems. That’s why we stand behind our results.
Who We Serve
We’re in good company! The markets our clients serve include: information technology, medical, RF/wireless, telecommunications, industrial, consumer and manufacturing. We can help your company get to market sooner. Call us to discuss your testing or engineering needs. Experience, knowledge, commitment to quality, the right services — all part of the trust factor at Washington Laboratories.
Throughout all these years, we’ve been surrounded by excellent people who have been the real key to our success and ongoing enterprise.
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